MATERIALS ENGINEER II – SACRAMENTO

Alta Vista Solutions is seeking an Engineer Level II for ongoing infrastructure projects that require a Civil engineering background.  The level of the position will depend on the experience & qualifications of the candidate.

The ideal candidate will perform engineering assignments in construction management, material engineering and material inspection for transportation and other infrastructure projects; must possess a solid grasp of fundamental engineering principles and exercise sound technical judgment. Under the supervision of a Professional Engineer, this position will require solving problems of low to medium difficulties. 

Some travel may be required.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Preparing technical reports, estimates and proposals for review and approval by a licensed Professional Engineer
  • Field inspection of structural materials such as cast-in-place, precast and pre-stressed concrete
  • Develop technical writing reports
  • Establish computer-based queries to analyze reported data
  • Research project files and specifications for compliance
  • Analyze and respond to project submittals and RFIs under the direction of a professional engineer
  • Responsible for creating, maintaining, and delivering database evaluation reports at all levels from executive summaries to detailed performance reports
  • Ensures projects are completed on time and within budget
  • Ability to assist with public presentations
  • Interface and communicate with clients
  • Perform administrative tasks where necessary
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned by supervisor

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Effective written, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proficient using Microsoft Office (Word & Excel)
  • Strong problem-solving skills, including identifying data quality issues
  • Strong organizational skills, including an ability to prioritize activities with limited supervision
  • Detail minded and attention to quality
  • Results oriented and able to complete tasks on deadline with little supervision
  • E.I.T. required
  • B.S. in Civil Engineering required
  • Valid California Driver’s License required
  • 1-3 years of professional relevant experience required
  • Master’s Degree in Engineering preferred